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Napoli Bern Ripka Shkolnik, LLP
Napoli Bern Ripka & Associates Announces Lawsuits Continue to be Filed in the Wake of Bayer Pulling Trasylol From the Market
NEW YORK, April 17, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the wake of Bayer's announcement that it had pulled its controversial heart surgery drug Trasylol from the market in November 2007 after a Canadian study suggested that its use increased surgical complications and death rates, nationally known plaintiffs' advocates Napoli Bern Ripka & Associates, LLP by Marc Jay Bern, a Senior Partner at the firm, who oversees the firm's Trayslol litigation, have filed another lawsuit seeking damages on behalf of a heart surgery patient who after being administered Trasylol (Aprotonin), experienced a stroke requiring ongoing medical treatment.
Charles H. Johnson & Associates
Charles H. Johnson & Associates Announces Lawsuit Against Heartland Payment Systems, Inc.
MINNEAPOLIS, April 17, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Charles H. Johnson & Associates announces that a lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey against Heartland Payment Systems, Inc ("Heartland" or the "Company") (NYSE:HPY) for violations of the federal securities laws. The suit was filed on behalf of a Class consisting of those who purchased or otherwise acquired Heartland's publicly traded securities between August 5, 2008 and February 23, 2009.
Intelligent Systems Corporation
Intelligent Systems Corporation Announces Rights Offering
NORCROSS, Ga., April 17, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Intelligent Systems Corporation (NYSE Amex:INS) (www.intelsys.com) announced today that it is planning to make a rights offering of common stock to its shareholders. Under the terms of the rights offering, Intelligent Systems will distribute at no charge to the holders of its common stock non-transferable rights to purchase shares of the Company's common stock.
When a Peacock Follows You Home -- Immerse in an Endearing Collection of Fascinating Tales for Children
TUCSON, Ariz., April 17, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A day at the zoo with her grandchildren inspired author La Verne Olsen to write a collection of amusing tales for them. A peacock followed her grandchild, Matthew, around the zoo all day. When they got home, the little boy asked, "Grandma, what would happen if the peacock followed us home?" This tender moment marked the beginning of the first children's story that would soon be followed by more.
How Hot Rod Won the Race? -- A Colorful and Lesson-Filled Picture Book by Author Jerry Carr
LAS VEGAS, April 17, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In every race, there is always a winner and everybody in that race always wants to be the winner. Just like in car racing, life is also a race. But how can we win the race? What shall we do to achieve our dreams? Hot Rod will tell us the secret of making our dreams into reality. This colorful picture book by author Jerry Carr will unveil to us one of the greatest lessons in life.
Uncover Another Hidden Chapter of WWII History -- New Book Tells the True Story of Courageous Men in the Secret Service
SASKATCHEWAN, April 17, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- There are many sides to every story, just as there are hidden chapters in our history. In 1942, naval recruits were 'volunteered' into the special service operations in Canada. This highly trained squad of combined troops attacked European shores by stealth from the sea, and then returned to the sea. Only one man is left to tell the story of these courageous men -- Agent 034. Author John M. Makie unveils this little known part of WWII history as he shares the true story of The Spy Worker.